Economic history of the United Kingdom
The economic history of the United Kingdom deals with the economic history of Britain after 1700.Britain led the industrial revolution and dominated the European and world economy during the 19th cent...
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Colonialism
An excerpt from the film Uganda Rising showing in a (very!) brief overview the utter decimation of Africa that took place via colonialism and the so-called ...
Mercantilism
Mercantilism was an economic theory and practice, dominant in Europe from the 16th to the 18th century, that promoted governmental regulation of a nation's economy for the purpose of augmenting state...
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Second Industrial Revolution
The Second Industrial Revolution, also known as the Technological Revolution, was a phase of the larger Industrial Revolution corresponding to the latter half of the 19th century, sometime between 184...
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Colonialism
Colonialism is the establishment, exploitation, maintenance, acquisition, and expansion of colony in one territory by a political power from another territory. It is a set of unequal relationships bet...
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List of English inventions and discoveries
English inventions and discoveries are objects, processes or techniques invented or discovered, partially or entirely, by a person from England. (That is, someone born in England - including to non-En...
List of Lord High Treasurers
This is a list of Lord High Treasurers of England and later of Great Britain.
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Economic history of Scotland
The economic history of Scotland charts economic development in the History of Scotland from earliest times, through seven centuries as an independent state and following Union with England, three cen...
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Lists of British inventions
British inventions and discoveries are objects, processes or techniques either partially or entirely invented or discovered in Britain or by a British person. Often, things that are discovered for the...
Great Depression in the United Kingdom
The Great Depression in the United Kingdom, also known as the Great Slump, was a period of national economic downturn in the 1930s, which had its origins in the global Great Depression. It was Britain...
Metrication in the United Kingdom
Metrication in the United Kingdom is the process of introducing the metric system of measurement in place of imperial units in the United Kingdom.Metrication in the United Kingdom remains equivocal an...
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